WHEA UNCORRECTABLE ERROR

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The WHEA uncorrectable error is caused by errors with the HAL.DLL and the kernel. It is advisable to check your CPU cooling and clean the fan and possibly replace the thermal material. Alco check for a BIOS update for the motherboard. Check for Windows updates too. DISM Another tool that sometimes can help is the …

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WINDOWS 8

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Windows 8 was released to manufacturing (RTM) on August 1, 2012 for a October 26, 2012 launch. With the 8.1 updates, all of the issues have been corrected. Windows 8.1 has already seen market share rise to over 10% at the end of 2013. Remember that extended support for Windows XP expired in April 2013. …

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ERROR CODE 0xA0F4244

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The error code 0xA0F4244 is seen when the camera app in Windows 8 and above cannot connect to the physical camera. Sometimes it can be fixed in the device manager by removing the camera driver. Uninstalling the driver and forcing windows to download it will at least have a known good driver. Other times a driver …

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REFRESH WINDOWS

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PC gamers frequently have to erase their hard disk and install Windows fresh to recover game performance. Over time accumulated downloads and run-times bog down a system. Worse are error messages that can interfere with game play. The BSOD is usually due to driver problems or worse. software. See our page on security. You may …

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UEFI GOP VBIOS

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Starting with Windows 8, Windows began to support UEFI and GPT boot for gaming machines. Larger capacity hard disks can be booted with a UEFI based machine. The video card however also needs to support the graphics output protocol (GOP) so that the UEFI can achieve the native resolution or at least 1024×768 resolution for …

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GAMES INCOMPATIBLE WITH WINDOWS 8

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We have many old games. Unfortunately some games are not compatible with Windows 8 while others of the same period are. For this reason we suggesting dual boot. We have another list of games with known issues from Windows 7. Generally recent games should be OK with Windows 8. Older titles are the ones most …

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FALLEN ENCHANTRESS

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Fallen Enchantress was released on October 23, 2012 by Stardock Entertainment who also developed the game. Fallen Enchantress is a turn based isometric strategy game. Learn powerful spells to enchant units, summon elementals, or destroy those who oppose you. Found cities and research technologies to expand your influence. Send your champions on quests to recover ancient …

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AMD FX-6300 CPU

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The AMD FX-6300 (FD6300WMHKBOX) 6-Core Processor, Unlocked, Black Edition. AMD’s next-generation architecture takes 6-core processing to a new level. Get up to 24% better frame rates in some of the most demanding games, at stunning resolutions. Get faster audio encoding so you can enjoy your music sooner. Go up to 5.0 GHz with aggressive cooling solutions …

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MEDAL OF HONOR: WARFIGHTER

Medal of Honor: Warfighter was released October 23, 2012 by Electronic Arts. The game was developed by Danger Close Games. Medal of Honor: Warfighter is a first person shooter with RPG elements. Load this game from Origin. Medal of Honor: Warfighter picks up where things left off in Medal of Honor. The Preacher returned home …

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A GAME OF DWARVES

A Game of Dwarves was released on October 23, 2012 by Paradox Interactive. The game was developed by Zeal Game Studio.  A Game of Dwarves is an isometric city building game. This game is not unlike many other isometric strategy games. Players control Dwarves to take back lost land and to assemble new buildings. The …

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